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Old 02-23-2012, 11:36 AM
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high guys have been offered a sbc short block but it has a crack in the block can this be repaired satisfactory thanks martin.
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cracked up...

not sure in the UK of course.... but i'd be look'n around for another block to work on.... in my area they are a dime a dozen, so i'd have no need to do a repair.. ya i know that was no help..
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Too many variables to say yes or no definitively. Agree with Bill, look for another block and magnaflux it before layin' down the sheckels.
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With that crack, it is worth scrap price. Find a different core, and start fresh.
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